Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” Cast Party Interviews from Paper Mill Playhouse’s Opening Night

https://youtu.be/FEFwVwRP-Vc It's been about two weeks since I caught the delightful opening night performance of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," in a Paper Mill Playhouse production, in Millburn, NJ. And in case you were wondering, yes, all the songs are still stuck in my head! How could they not be? …

Review: Pitch-Perfect Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” at Paper Mill Playhouse

(Above: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast; Belinda Allyn as Belle. Photo by Evan Zimmerman for MurphyMade) Millburn, New Jersey---Disney's adored, unforgettable tale as old as time, Beauty and the Beast, opened on Sunday night at Paper Mill Playhouse in a triple-threat of enchantment, charm, and polish. If you missed my photo recap from the evening, …

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast in a Paper Mill Playhouse Production’s Opening Night: Photo Recap!

Last night I had the pleasure of attending the opening night of Paper Mill Playhouse's pitch-perfect production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast! The Tony Award-winning theater in Millburn, NJ closes its current 80th anniversary season with this beloved staging, which runs through July 3. The Broadway musical spotlights all the memorable, classic songs from …

Let Love In: Benny & Joon’s (& Sam’s) Big-Hearted East Coast Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse

(Above: Benny & Joon at Paper Mill Playhouse; Bryce Pinkham as Sam; photo by Jerry Dalia.) Millburn, New Jersey -- Knock, knock! Who's there? Sam! Sam who? Sam person who knocked on the door last time! Listen up: if Sam comes knocking, let him in! (Above: Benny & Joon: Hannah Elless as Joon and Bryce …

“My Very Own British Invasion” Video Interview

https://youtu.be/BWWDNmme2x4 Two weeks ago, I attended the much-anticipated world premiere of “My Very Own British Invasion” at Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey. The musical fable is the third consecutive production in the Tony Award-winning regional theater's 80th anniversary season, under the helm of producing artistic director, Mark S. Hoebee. The opening night curtain …

“My Very Own British Invasion” World Premiere Photo Reportage

On Sunday night, I caught the world premiere opening night of "My Very Own British Invasion" at Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ. The Tony Award-winning regional theater rolled-out the red carpet for the evening's star, Peter Noone, the singer/songwriter of Herman's Hermits whose memories of the famous 1960s British Invasion inspired the musical fable. …

Vital Voices Revitalize 60s British Rock: “My Very Own British Invasion” World Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse

(Jonny Amies [Peter] and the company of My Very Own British Invasion; photo by Evan Zimmerman for MurphyMade.) Millburn, NJ -- If you go see "My Very Own British Invasion" without even knowing what it's about, here's the thing: the core message literally broadcasts itself on the theater’s sound system as you take your seats …

Get Ready for the (British) Invasion! Paper Mill Playhouse’s Sneak Peek of a World Premiere

The British are coming! Earlier today, I attended an exclusive preview of the upcoming world premiere of "My Very Own British Invasion," a new musical that opens at the end of this month at Paper Mill Playhouse, the Tony-Award-wining regional theater in Millburn, NJ. I joined the incredible cast and creative team at their rehearsal …

Video Reportage and Interviews: Holiday Inn at Paper Mill Playhouse

https://youtu.be/zRBBYbKdK60 At this exact time last week, I was at Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn , New Jersey, enjoying the delightful opening night performance of Irving Berlin's "Holiday Inn." Afterwards, I chatted with the talented, exuberant principal cast at Par 440 in Short Hills in the video above! If you missed my critical review (loved …

Paper Mill Playhouse’s “Holiday Inn”: Opening Night Photo Reportage!

On Sunday, I took-in the opening night of Paper Mill Playhouse's "Holiday Inn," the second consecutive production of the Tony Award-wining theater’s 80th anniversary season under producing artistic director, Mark S. Hoebee. If you haven't read my critical review, read it here! In a nutshell: a genial, high-spirited cast polished the show to brilliance! After …